A dwarf and former miner in Tharverton on Upper Eschelon. Single mother of Hefgor Jadesifter. Injured during a mining accident and applied for compensation under Lady Nereces' new economic policies. Since she has had two more children by two additional men. Many in Tharverton accuse her of abusing the system Lady Nereces implimented as the compensation increases based on number of children. So far, Matilden has managed to convince the right people that her injury is still debilitating enough that she cannot work in the mines.